GE Application Engineer in Dammam, Saudi Arabia

Job Number



GE Oil & Gas

Business Segment

Oil & Gas Surface

About Us

GE is the world’s Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

Posted Position Title

Application Engineer

Career Level




Function Segment

Applications and Software

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available Saudi Arabia



Postal Code


Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

The Lead Software Engineer demonstrates leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. In this role you will utilize experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities


  • Introduce and promote new technologies.

  • Provide technical solutions to clients

  • Prepare complex technical design proposals

  • Leverage synergies and maximize business opportunities

  • Develop and manage business strategies

  • Ensure long term business development.


  • Encourage full compliance with all HSE policies.

  • Develop and maintain customer relations, (Customers comes first).

  • Work closely with commissioning team in order to optimize the ESPs performance to the client expectation.

  • Channel Client requirements to the field personnel and ensure planning ahead.

  • Supervise complexed installations.

  • Ensure equipments design/orders are done in a timely manner.

  • Maintain minimum stock of equipments-Agreed with the client.

  • Maintain close after sales follow-up with field and client on well and pump performance after installation

  • Familiar with Client different departments.

  • Familiar with Sub Pump software

  • Identify opportunities to improve market share

  • Maintain a simple reporting mechanics daily/weekly/ monthly as required.

  • Provide information to enable proper resource planning.

  • Support continuous improvement efforts, in line with corporate goals.

  • Monitor and review QHSE performance for artificial lift in country of assignment.

  • Drive for own training and career development

  • Mentor younger engineers, and bring them up to speed.

  • Be aware of Client Challenged to leverage GE Solutions.

  • Perform different Audits to ensure performance as expected.

  • Interact with engineering team/Commercial as needed.


Engineering Degree, (preferable petroleum), with experience in production, reservoir & electrical knowledge.

Ideal personality:, excellent communication skills, leadership, assertive, like challenges, work unsupervised.

Desired Characteristics

· Additional experience in leading technical discussions with customers to identify appropriate specifications

· Exposure to Microsoft Technologies, .NET, DCOM, ATL, VC++, VB, SQL Server, Internet Technologies, SOA, Java, JBOSS, or XML

· Knowledge of data structures, algorithms, and software engineering principles

· Strong oral and written communication skills

· Strong interpersonal and leadership skills